Sea Turtle - Programs & voluntourism
Due Our geographical location surrounded by the Pacific Ocean and the Sea of Cortez or Gulf of California
from July to November many sea-turtles visit our Coast lines , some of them come and lay their eggs in our sandy beaches others you can see at shallow waters feeding and matting , out of the 7 sea turtles of the World 5 are present at our coastlines , we actively participate in preservation of the species cataloged as vulnerable or endengered
we have two programs to participate , overnight night Patrol camp or sea-turtle releases , the amount you pay is to cover expenses and the rest goes to education programs for children and donations to conservation , come feel the experience and participate .
3 programs to participate:
Sea Turtle's release
Sea-turtles come from remote areas to nest to our sandy areas . Sea turtles had walked the earth with dinosaurs, now they are vulnerable to go extinct , Join us and the Marine Biologist to help to release baby sea turtles , discover how they navigate , feed , courtship and mate .trough your participation you help to preserve them.
Brief description: We will pick you up at your Hotel and go to one of the oldest sea-turtle camp where the NGOs biologist will receive us , give us directions and go hands on to help to release baby sea-turtles then we will enjoy dinner at a local restaurant and bring you back to your hotel.
Includes: Transportation, guide, bottle of water, park fee's , permits, use of equipment ,
Does not include: tips, donations
Sea-turtles come from remote areas to nest to our sandy areas, We will visit the nesting sites of the sea turtles (Green & leatherback) we will camp and patrol during the night help the biologist to rescue the sea-turtles'nest and bring them to the farm , the naturalist explain the conservation efforts made to preserve the species which are cataloged as endanger, trough your participation you help to preserve them.
Brief description: We will pick you up at your Hotel and go to the oldest sea-turtle camp where the NGOs biologist will receive us ,then we will enjoy dinner , Biologist will give us directions and go on patrol to find the turtles coming ashore and hands on help us to release baby sea turtles go to patrol at night to find the sea-turtles which come ashore to lay their eggs , witness an event only few can see , collect data for scientist if you are tired go to sleep next morning enjoy light breakfast and bring you back to your hotel .
Includes: Transportation, guide, bottle of water, parks fee, equipment , overnight at camp in tents , 1dinner & 1breakfast with biologist onsite.
Does not include: tips, donations,alcoholic beverages
Please wear comfortable clothing , walking shoes for sand , at night is chilly
Paintings Painted by natives with design of sea-turtle and other wild life , those are replicas of the ancestral paintings painted by the pre-hispanic Indians of these regions around 7000 years ago and are still spread around as witnesses of their existence and legacy to us.
Buy a piece of art , 50% of the money you pay is for the sea-turtle conservation's program the other is for material and the native artist .
Native local stone 4X6 inch in average.
and made painting by local native artist , design are replica of the ancestral rock/cave 's paintings .
includes a wooden base.
Price per piece: US$12 +16% sales tax.
Thanks for your help.
Buy a Piece of art & support the sea turtles
Order your piece of art direct with the artist's workshop they deliver all over USA
More than 100 designs available , sea-turtles, dolphins, sharks, octopus, hummingbirds and all the marine life of the Sea of Cortes or Gulf of California .- the largest aquarium of the world
you buy a piece and part of the money is for conservation of sea-turtles if you want to know more about the program' support contact the artist :